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Drug manufacturing plant to close; 72 layoffs

The Philadelphia-based Lannett Company, which develops, manufactures, packages, markets and distributes generic pharmaceutical products for a wide range of medical indications will be closing...

Plan readied for health care staffing shortages after NY vaccine mandate

Gov. Kathy Hochul is exploring options for a potential staffing shortage at hospitals and health care facilities, which could include allowing professionals licensed outside the state and country to practice in New York, or deploying the National Guard.

New York state gained over 43,000 private-sector jobs in July

New York state's latest preliminary data showed 43,800 private-sector jobs added to its economy, bringing the total to 7,496,400. That change translates to a 7%...

Westchester has highest Hudson Valley unemployment; U.S. is 16.6 times higher...

The Hudson Valley had an unemployment rate in September of 6.5%, slightly below the average for all 10 regions of the state of 6.6% and dramatically lower than New York City’s rate of 13.9%.

NY pandemic unemployment benefits – $44.5B

The New York state Department of Labor this morning reported that more than $44.5 billion in unemployment benefits have been paid to New Yorkers...

J.C. Penney permanently closing Poughkeepsie Galleria store

The J.C. Penney store in Poughkeepsie’s Galleria shopping mall will be permanently closing on Sept. 27, according to a notice filed with the New...

Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel slated for Ritz-Carlton White Plains site

The site will undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation that is expected to be completed early in 2021.

2.9M filed unemployment claims last week; NY paid benefits top $7.4...

According to statistics released this morning by the U.S. Department of Labor, during the week ending May 9 there were 2,981,000 new seasonally adjusted...

Lower Hudson Valley unemployment sneaks higher in November

Westchester County's 4.6 percent unemployment rate is up from 4.1 percent in November 2016 and 4.4 percent in October.

Hudson Valley job market expands in April

The private sector accounted for all of the regional growth, with 9,100 new jobs, offset by a loss of 300 government jobs.

Lower Hudson Valley loses 23,000 jobs in January

The one-year trend remained positive, with 9,400 more jobs in the Lower Hudson Valley.

New York Life to lay off 45 in Sleepy Hollow

The company is outsourcing the jobs.

Private sector jobs set state record

The monthly rate of increase, 0.4 percent, was twice as high as the national rate of 0.2 percent for 255,000 new nonfarm jobs.

Precision Flow Technologies to close Kingston plant

Ninety-six people will lose their jobs when the company, which expanded its Kingston space in 2010, shuts down the plant in April.

Downward unemployment trend sees hiccup in June

Unemployment rates for Westchester County and the Hudson Valley improved last month from a year before but rose slightly from May to June.